Learn more about the Montessori method of education at a free lecture Monday sponsored by Birch Lane Elementary School’s Montessori program. Tracy Nishida of the UC Davis department of human development will discuss “Montessori and Your Child” from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Birch Lane multipurpose room, 1600 Birch Lane.
Nishida will give an overview of the Montessori classroom and present recent research looking at the effectiveness of Montessori manipulatives and comparing Montessori and traditional school outcomes.
Birch Lane is home to the school district’s K-6 Montessori program. For more information, contact Emily Ault at firstname.lastname@example.org.